Adult Learners

We offer personal and professional development opportunities for individuals or companies, credit certificates that can strengthen a résumé and lead to a degree, and evening and weekend courses that fit the schedules of busy adults.

Our belief in our educational and training programs and responsibility to our students and industry partners drives our commitment to quality service and continued quest for academic excellence. For information on programs available throughout the state, please visit https://continuinged.psu.edu/.

Adult learners seeking a degree program should contact Erin Nelsen, admissions counselor.

Earn Credit For What You Already Know

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Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Virtual Information Session

Learn how the comprehensive SHRM Learning System can prepare you for success on the SHRM-CP™ or SHRM-SCP™ exam.

Future dates to be announced soon.

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Project Management Certificate Virtual Information Session

Learn about Penn State's four-course project management certificate without leaving your desk.

Thursday, March 7, 2024, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 4, 2024, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

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Outside Campus

Logistics and Operations Management Virtual Information Session

Future dates to be announced soon.

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Modern Analytics with Power BI Virtual Information Session

Learn about leveraging modern analytics with Power BI without leaving your desk.

Future dates to be announced soon.

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Six Sigma Black Belt Certification Virtual Information Session

Learn about our Six Sigma Black Belt Certification without leaving your desk.

Future dates to be announced soon.

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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging in the Workplace Virtual Information Session

Learn about our Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging in the Workplace Certification without leaving your desk.

Future dates to be announced soon.

The Beach

Cyber Security Certificate Virutal Information Session

Learn about our three-course cyber security certificate without leaving your desk.

Future date to be announced soon.

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Customized Training

Penn State York offers training programs that are specifically tailored to meet organizational needs. The training can be held at your facility, on campus, or at another location of your choice.